Drug Bust

Still from a video taken by the U.S. Coast Guard of the drug sub bust. (Credit: U.S. Coast Guard)

Drug Sub Caught By California Coast Guard, $181 Million In Cocaine Seized

The U.S. Coast Guard based in Northern California seized 12,000 pounds of cocaine from a vessel in the Eastern Pacific in the largest bust of its kind in guard history.


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6 Arrested, $35M Of Cocaine Seized In California Drug Bust

Six people were arrested and hundreds of pounds of cocaine were seized in what authorities are calling one of the largest local drug busts in recent memory.


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Sacramento Men Busted In North Dakota With 136 Pounds Of Pot

The North Dakota Highway Patrol says an Interstate 94 traffic stop resulted in the seizure of 136 pounds of marijuana.o


Some of the drugs and weapons seized during the search was showcased at Wednesday's press conference. (Credit: Citrus Heights Police)

Massive Drug Bust Nets $2.5 Million Worth Of Pot, $464K In Cash

Authorities proudly showed off their latest drug bust Wednesday – a bust that netted more than 850 pounds of marijuana.


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Humboldt County Pot Bust Finds Large Amounts Of Environmental Damage

Officers discovered clear cutting of trees, illegal roads cut into the hillside, and a pump illegally diverting water from a creek. The creek is under federal protection because it contains steelhead trout.



Thousands Of Dollars In Drugs Seized From Sacramento Home, 5 Arrested

Five people are behind bars after Sacramento sheriff’s deputies discovered a major stash of guns and drugs.


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‘Operation Dirty Taco’ Busts Taco Truck Selling Meth, Marijuana

Cops say a taco truck was serving Mexican with meth and marijuana on the side.


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NorCal Students Busted With Drugs In Ski Trip Caravan

A police chief in northern Nevada said Thursday he decided to use the discovery of marijuana on five Utah-bound buses carrying 250 underage skiers from Northern California as a teaching moment instead of an enforcement headache.


A law enforcement officer hauls away a bag of marijuana from a south Sacramento warehouse on Wednesday. (credit: CBS13)

Large Pot Operation Busted; 4 In Custody

An illegal marijuana growing operating spanning seven locations has landed four suspects in federal custody, according to a spokesperson with the state Department of Justice.


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Man Gets 5 Years In Prison For Trying To Run Down Officer

A Sacramento County man has been sentenced to over five years in prison for trying to run down a Roseville police officer in 2009.


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Craigslist Posting Helps Police Bust Drug Dealer

A posting for marijuana on Craigslist leads police right to a suspected drug dealer, according to investigators.


Modesto authorities display the seized drugs found during a routine traffic stop

Bags Of Meth Ingredients Found During Traffic Stop

A routine traffic stop gave Modesto authorities a chance to seize a huge stash of drugs investigators believe were intended to be used to cook methamphetamine.

CBS13/CW31 Television–11/16/2010